Dr. Claudia Porrata

Claudia Porrata, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Lifestyle Medicine Specialist

Board Certified American Board of Preventive Medicine
Diplomat of the American Board of Obesity Medicine
Board Certified American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Claudia Porrata received her MD Degree from the University of El Salvador, School of Medicine, in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1997. In 2002 she completed her Internal Medicine residency program at the University of de Buenos Aires School Of Medicine and her requirement for the degree as a Specialist in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Porrata continued her medical training at Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami School of Medicine, completing a Fellowship in Special Immunology and her internship in General Surgery. She completed her second residency at the Palm Beach County Health Department Preventive Medicine/Public Health residency program and also her Masters in Public Health at NOVA Southeastern University in 2009. Dr Porrata is Board certified in both Public Health and General Preventive Medicine. 

With the given need for a comprehensive obesity program in the community, Dr. Porrata focuses on preventative and lifestyle medicine. She has been successfully treating patients in need of bariatric care by following the guidelines set forth by the American Society of Bariatric Medicine and the 2013 Obesity Society Guidelines.

 

Professional Memberships Include:

Dr Porrata holds memberships on the American Academy of Preventive MedicineThe American Society of Bariatric Physicians and The American Academy of  Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine